Family Transitions

by Cathy Parkes January 15, 2020 Updated: August 04, 2021

Family Transitions

Examples of Transitions in families: birth of child, death in family, divorce, major illness, loss of income. Transitions = time of risk for family.



Related Posts

Signs/Symptoms of Autism

Signs and Symptoms of Autism

Key signs/symptoms of Autism: Lack of eye contact Repetitive motions/actions Delayed speech and language skills Strict adherence to routines Unusual eating or sleeping habits Digestive problems.
Read Article
Incidence Vs Prevalence

Incidence Vs Prevalence

Incidence vs. Prevalence:

Incidence is the number of NEW cases of disease/injury in a population during a period of time.

Prevalence is the number of ALL cases (new and pre-existing) of disease/injury in a population during a period of time

Read Article
Negative Nitrogen Balance indicates insufficient protein intake (due to illness, malnutrition, or aging).

Negative Nitrogen Balance

negative nitrogen balance indicates insufficient PROTEIN intake (due to illness, malnutrition, or aging).

It means the patient is using protein faster than it is being synthesized.

Read Article